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Rainmaker
1,075,629
Candice A. Donofrio
Next Wave RE Investments LLC Bullhead City AZ Commercial RE Broker - Fort Mohave, AZ
928-201-4BHC (4242) call/text

So many people miss the point of Twitter. I see people tweeting War & Peace in 20 parts. That's not how it's supposed to work. PS: this=140.

Sep 26, 2017 08:47 PM
Ambassador
5,347,030
Debe Maxwell, CRS
Savvy + Company (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
The RIGHT CHARLOTTE REALTOR!

It's still not enough for verbose me, Fred Griffin!  

Sep 26, 2017 08:31 PM
Rainmaker
2,223,559
Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTAcondos.com
Harry Norman, REALTORS® - Atlanta, GA
Associate Broker

Sep 27, 2017 06:24 AM
Rainmaker
7,977,585
Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

They are still in the testing phase. Trump will love this.

Sep 27, 2017 05:45 AM
Rainmaker
1,578,754
Thomas J. Nelson, REALTOR ® CRS,ABR,PSA,RCS-D, ePRO
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
Serving Coastal San Diego, Veteran's & Seniors

I only use twitter because by default, it's included as a post option in LinkedIn. Not a Twitter fan. Losing interest in "look at me" FB too.

Sep 27, 2017 04:52 AM
Rainmaker
922,268
Jeff Pearl
Samson Properties / LIC in VA - Lovettsville, VA
Full Service Full Time Realtor

They said they were going to do that 6+ months ago, then decided not to. I'll wait and see. It really isn't needed, and I doubt people will start tweeting 280 words just because they can. @, #, and links make it easier to stay under 140.

Sep 27, 2017 03:14 AM
Rainmaker
659,961
Greg Large
ERA Real Solutions - Grove City, OH
A Tradition of Trust

yes I heard that, but will not affect my usage.

Sep 26, 2017 07:53 PM
Rainmaker
3,988,063
Debbie Reynolds, C21 Platinum Properties
Platinum Properties- (931)771-9070 - Clarksville, TN
The Dedicated Clarksville TN Realtor-(931)320-6730

Yes I would be inclined to use it more. Not sure diehard Twitter users will like it as well.

Sep 26, 2017 07:39 PM
Rainer
352,976
Teri Pacitto
Compass - Westlake Village, CA
Real Estate, Your Style...Your Home...My Specialty

Now I can really sound off....not really, won’t make a huge impact either way for me.

Sep 27, 2017 06:29 AM
Rainmaker
997,257
Jennifer Mackay
Counts Real Estate Group, Inc. - Panama City, FL
Your Bay County Florida Realtor 850.774.6582

Nah, I'm good just the way I am

Tweeter accts get hacked way too often for my tastes

Sep 27, 2017 05:45 AM
Rainmaker
601,975
Nathan Gesner
American West Realty and Management - Cody, WY
Broker / Property Manager

This means the stupid people of the world will be able to sound twice as dumb. Twitter contributes nothing to society.

Sep 27, 2017 05:44 AM
Rainmaker
4,800,182
Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

I'm not a fan.

Sep 27, 2017 05:43 AM
Rainmaker
5,583,563
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Happily Retired - Franklin, MA
Previously Affiliated with The Todaro Team

that will make Trump happy....

Sep 27, 2017 05:41 AM
Rainmaker
4,629,815
Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Pasadena And Southern California 818.516.4393

I did hear the news but also recall the company was considering this in the past -- I "use" Twitter primarily to share AR blog posts.  My participation beyond that has been pretty limited and can't say it will change my usage.  

Sep 27, 2017 05:18 AM
Rainmaker
3,072,430
Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Serving the Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale Metropolitan Area - Scottsdale, AZ
Coldwell Banker Realty

Doug Dawes nailed this one!

Sep 27, 2017 04:29 AM
Rainer
65,378
Steve Bracero
Heisler and Mattson - Shrewsbury, MA
First Time Homebuyer and Investor Specialist

Interesting, I don't think it will change the platform much- and that seems really long to double the responses 

Sep 27, 2017 03:51 AM
Rainer
213,263
Dennis Swartz
Full Circle Property Management - Columbus, OH
MBA, GRI...experience counts!

Might help, but I never got into twitter.

Sep 27, 2017 03:12 AM
Ambassador
2,500,513
Kat Palmiotti
eXp Commercial, Referral Divison - Kalispell, MT
Helping your Montana dreams take root

That won't affect me but I bet certain people will be happy they can get more in. 

I think people who currently do 3/4 part posts still will.

Sep 27, 2017 03:10 AM
Rainmaker
5,177,380
Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

I heard that on BBC this morning. Don't know that I'll use it more or less for the extra characters... we'll see.

Sep 27, 2017 12:31 AM
Rainmaker
1,220,443
Doug Dawes
Keller Williams Evolution - 447 Boston Street, Suite #5, Topsfield, MA - Topsfield, MA
Your Personal Realtor®

Well, that's good news Fred Griffin for those who use Twitter

Sep 26, 2017 09:27 PM
Rainmaker
5,914,788
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Do not use Twitter much, but should probably, just not enough time in the day.

Sep 29, 2017 06:45 AM
Rainmaker
4,320,722
Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Burlington, MA
Metro Boston Homes For Sale

Fred Griffin - the initial purpose was to say everything in 140 characters - and now they realize, after so many years, that 140 is not enough!

Can we control? I guess not!

Sep 27, 2017 10:21 PM
Rainmaker
3,986,358
William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

Will not affect me none.

Sep 27, 2017 09:43 AM
Rainmaker
1,518,823
Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

It's about time!!!!  They've only been teasing us with this for the last year!  Yes, my usage of twitter will increase since 140 chars is not enough for most posts.

Sep 27, 2017 09:16 AM
Rainmaker
1,737,427
Sandy Padula & Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Florida Realty Investments - , CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

Gulty as charged; I don't use Twittley dumb dumb

Sep 27, 2017 08:20 AM
Rainmaker
718,485
Richard Bazinet /MBA, CRS, ABR
West USA Realty - Scottsdale, AZ
Phoenix Scottsdale. Sellers, Buyers & Relocations

Probably not for me Fred. I try to keep it short and sweet on Twitter.

Sep 27, 2017 07:21 AM
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3,375,119
Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate Services

The only thing I use Twitter for is to link my Word Press Posts.  Not sure it will make a big difference for me.  I do think it will make the biggest difference for one man known to use Twitter ... a LOT.

Sep 27, 2017 07:03 AM
Rainmaker
921,504
Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041
ReMax Realtec Group - Palm Harbor, FL
Making FLORIDA Real Estate EZ

I see the need for a new APP!

It should be called TwitWave.

Any verbose writing fed into TwitWave will be parsed into 280 character twigs and robo fed to twit.

I very likely will continue to USE and ABUSE twit, but like always, will spend no time In Twitsville.

Sep 27, 2017 06:32 AM
Rainmaker
2,804,046
Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
agent & author

 More people making more noise. Whatever happened to quality?

Sep 27, 2017 06:23 AM
Rainmaker
577,850
Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent
BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS REAL ESTATE SIGNATURE SERVICE - Mississauga, ON
REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!

Won't affect me at all, as I don't Tweet.  I only use the account to post from my FB account, which it does automatically.  I also have my Blog set to post automatically to twitter and other social media accounts.  I only have to post once, and it goes out everywhere..

Sep 27, 2017 05:42 AM
Rainmaker
5,337,064
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Oswego, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

I do not tweet and don't plan on tweeting!

Sep 27, 2017 05:26 AM
Rainmaker
4,985,389
Richard Weeks
Dallas, TX
REALTOR®, Broker

I did hear that; however, will not make me want to use it.

Sep 27, 2017 05:06 AM
Rainmaker
1,713,276
Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

I don't personally tweet. I have a breaking news feed but it is automated.

Sep 27, 2017 04:41 AM
Rainmaker
3,627,372
James Dray
Fathom Realty - Bentonville, AR

I don't use Twitter anymore, so I don't really care

Sep 27, 2017 04:24 AM
Rainmaker
4,434,227
Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

Thanks for sharing.

Sep 27, 2017 03:37 AM
Rainmaker
5,051,562
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Great now Trump can say more.

 

Oct 01, 2017 07:58 AM
Ambassador
6,523,783
Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, KW Diversified - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

More crap to ignore on that platform.

Sep 27, 2017 07:06 PM
Rainmaker
1,466,257
Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Fred Griffin Waste of time.

Sep 27, 2017 06:46 AM